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The Government of Andorra launched a campaign “You are important” to improve the well-being and quality of life of the elderly

Minister of Justice, Social and Internal Affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot and State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment Ester Fenoll presented a campaign plan based on recommendations of international organizations.

The main issue of the campaign – specific actions to promote intergenerational ties, as well as between the elderly themselves, to support and consult families …

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The Ministry of Environment of Andorra calls on all drivers for shutdown engines of vehicles without traffic for more than a minute

The Ministry of Environment, Agriculture and Sustainable Development of Andorra has launched a campaign among drivers for engine shutdown of vehicles without traffic for more than a minute. This campaign aims to improve air quality in Andorra. According to the Ministry’s indicators for 2016, the quality of air in the Principality was recorded as “excellent” …

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117 chamois (rupicapra) were killed in Andorra last week

A week of hunting for chamois (rupicapra) took place in Andorra from the 10th to the 17th of September. The sanctioned volume for the week was 143 animals, however, 117 animals were killed by fact.

The director of the environmental protection service of the Andorran government (Cos de Banders) Migel Rossell, explained that the quota was …

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Andorra approved changes in the wage system

Andorra approved changes in the wage system.

The corresponding system was approved in 2003 with the aim of unifying the employment criteria for the obligation to pay employees.

Changes concern the regulation of overtime pay. According to the amendments, overtime hours of work must be compensated according to the approved scale of payments either in cash equivalent …

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The Andorran Council of Ministers approved a special transportation tariff for Andorran students for the academic year 2017-2018

The Andorran Council of Ministers approved a special transportation tariff for Andorran students for the academic year 2017-2018. It will be 230.91 for 22 trips to Barcelona and 273.43 euros for 20 trips to Toulouse. The Government of Andorra will finance 50% of the ticket price.

Transportation will be carried out by transport companies Nadal SA, …

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